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Posted: 19th September 2017

Rory McIlroy looking to end the year on a ‘real high’ with victory at last in Alfred Dunhill Links

Rory McIlroy hopes to complete his golfing year on a ‘real high’ with victory in next month’s Alfred Dunhill Links Championship at St Andrews.

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Posted: 19th September 2017

New Fife appointment for UK Export Finance

Uk Export Finance, the Government agency charged with providing UK businesses with specialist guidance, finance and insurance to help them to sell overseas, has appointed John Brown as its new Export Finance Manager for eastern Scotland.

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Posted: 15th September 2017

Royal film role 6th & biggest big movie in 5 years for Fife vintage firm

Fife vintage furniture specialist Scaramanga is delighted to see 15 of its products in the new Queen Victoria film Victoria & Abdul – their sixth major movie in just five years and the largest and most diverse film order yet.

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Posted: 13th September 2017

EQ Welcomes Annual Trainee Intake

A group of seven new Chartered Accountancy trainees have taken up posts with leading accountancy firm EQ Accountants LLP.

This year’s intake, who recently gathered at EQ’s Dundee office for training, will be spread across all offices, with two trainees based in Dundee, Forfar and Glenrothes and one in Cupar.

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Posted: 12th September 2017

Partnership for Procurement (P4P)

Partnership for Procurement (P4P) is a new initiative, managed by Senscot (the Social Entrepreneurs’ Network Scotland) which supports social enterprises and third sector organisations to build partnerships and consortia to better access contracting opportunities.

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Posted: 11th September 2017

Fife Business Week 2017 – Inspiring and Supporting Fife’s Businesses

FIFE Business Week 2017 is set to run this year from 6th to 10th November. In a week packed full of events aimed at inspiring and supporting Fife’s business community, it will also provide opportunities for Fife’s businesses to come together to network and exchange ideas.

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Posted: 11th September 2017

BCC forecast: Fall in sterling failing to lift UK growth

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today (Friday) slightly downgraded its medium-term outlook for the UK economy over the next few years. While the BCC has slightly upgraded its UK growth forecast for 2017 from 1.5% to 1.6%, its growth expectations for 2018 and 2019 have been cut from 1.3% to 1.2%, and 1.5% to 1.4% respectively.

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Posted: 7th September 2017

2018 Fife Business Awards open for entries

The 2018 Fife Business Awards are now underway, with aspiring local businesses having until Friday 27th October to submit their applications to be recognised as one of Fife’s finest.

The awards highlight successful Fife businesses of all sizes and from all sectors, celebrating the strength in depth of the Kingdom’s business community.

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Posted: 6th September 2017

Carnegie Library & Galleries officially launched by Provost of Fife

It was gratitude all round at Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries earlier today (Wednesday, 6 September) when funding partners, supporters, project officers and champions who helped to deliver the new facility came together to celebrate the milestone.

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Posted: 4th September 2017

Seahawk Apparel Relocates to Meet Growing Demand

Seahawk Apparel is an important supplier of work-wear including, personal safety clothing and footwear, bespoke and outsize corporate workwear, as well as leisure and outdoor clothing. Since it was acquired by Scott Direct in 2016 there has been significant development and investment to ensure that the Seahawk business is able to meet its full potential.

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